CARDIOVASCULAR ENDOCRINOLOGY, vol.6, no.2, pp.86-91, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, hyperlipidemia, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, triglyceride, vitamin D insufficiency, SERUM 25-HYDROXYVITAMIN D, APOLIPOPROTEIN-A-I, CARDIOVASCULAR-DISEASE, D DEFICIENCY, INSULIN-RESISTANCE, HYPOVITAMINOSIS-D, HEALTH, RISK, DYSLIPIDEMIA, ANALOGS
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Objective High lipid levels play important roles in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis and some authors suggest vitamin D deficiency as a risk factor for atherosclerosis. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of vitamin D status on lipid profile in premenopausal women. Patients and methods A total of 315 nonsmoking premenopausal female volunteers without diabetes mellitus were included in the study.